• Social Networking and the Federal Government

    Social networking and Web 2.0 — everybody is trying to figure out how to use it effectively — including federal agencies. The team is actually surveying users to see what they think. Bev Godwin…

  • @2gov offers innovative answers to federal, state and local questions

    One of the people who created what is now is back, with a new idea, this one is @2gov. The goal of the Web site is to let you Tweet whatever problem you may…

  • photo contest celebrates America

    Show the GSA how you celebrate America and your photo may be featured on,, and social media channels.’s Michelle Chronister explains.

  • OMB, GSA hope fourth time is a charm for

    Agencies launch redesigned governmentwide portal with Microsoft’s Bing search engine. As a part of the launch, OMB and GSA make 18 mobile applications available from agencies across the government. Federal CIO Kundra says the government must improve how citizens access information and interact with agencies.

  • Grading the new

    Did they do a good job?

  • GSA revisits improvements to search

    This is the fourth time GSA has done a major revamping of the capabilities of the government’s portal. The agency views the changes to as part of how innovations are changing government to solve challenges. Dave McClure proposes new website to bring together all the innovation efforts across government and share best practices.

  • Agencies develop an “app”-titude for going mobile

    Gwynne Kostin, director of mobile at the GSA’s Office of Citizen Services & Innovative Technologies, says the government has enough innovation to tackle the mobile challenge.

  • Federal websites resilient against storm…so far

    GSA said the storm has not had an effect on the and GobineroUSA websites, which are providing federal information related to Post-tropical Cyclone Sandy.

  • Sarah Crane, Acting Director, Federal Citizen Information Center, GSA is about to undergo another overhaul. The web portal, which the General Services Administration maintains, lets visitors search for government information based on topics or agency. But it hasn’t always been easy to use. Sarah Crane, the acting director of the Federal Citizen Information Center at GSA, joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive with more on the changes.

  • #FedFeed – National Stress Awareness Day

    Welcome to the #FedFeed, a daily collection of federal ephemera gathered from social media and presented for your enjoyment.